President's Christmas message.
President’s Christmas message.
As we wrap up 2018 I wish to thank for your support to the Commonwealth Countries League.it was a waive of glowing pleasure we experienced.Here are some of the high lights from last year. As usual the CCL had another successful Commonwealth Fair to support the Commonwealth girls Education Fund.
The completion of the three country projects.Ghana,Grenada,and Jamica.
Ghana this project empowered financially to enroll their children in schools , build up savings, prepare two meals a day. harvesting sorting packaging and marketing of vegetables 39 women participated .The project provided ability to enter social net works.
Grenada Rural women enterprise support for a period of two years through bi monthly work shops lectures and demonstrations on soil technology , floral art, eg wedding bouquets etc harvesting packaging marketing advisory sessions 120 women participated , gained employment at many leading florists.
Jamaica The Jamaican Business Development corporation staged an empowerment conference entitled "Building Opportunities for Sweet Success.All participants finally had access to area of work required to enhance their employment requirements 100 participants applied to participate in the conference. All three projects were funded by the CCL.
Three talks were organised forvthe members by eminent professionals.Linda Duffield CMG, Barrister and prize winner John Gimlette included his sale of his signed book.Historian Syed Badrul Ahsan from Bangladesh spoke on his book "From rebel to founding father".Elezabeth Vander Valk from the Royal Commonwealth Society presented the Commonwealth canopy.
Thank you for being a member of the CCL.
Wishing you a Joyous Christmas and a Happy New year.!
The president CCL.